By Lauren Fruncillo September 11, 2021 - 11:08 am

PayPal fees to rise for payments between the UK and Europe

PayPal fees are set to increase for payments made by businesses between the UK and Europe. The fee increase is the result of PayPal experiencing higher fees since the UK left the European Union. Something that was being eagerly awaited was the new fee schedule

PayPal To acquire Japanese payments solution provider Paidy

PayPal have announced that it has agreed to acquire Paidy, a leading two-sided payments platform and provider of buy now, pay later solutions in Japan, for ¥300 billion or approximately US$2.7 billion, principally in cash. The acquisition will expand PayPal's capabilities, distribution and relevance in

International Transaction fees coming to PayPal

PayPal have announced some changes to their User Agreement, and the bit you'll be most interested in is changes to their International Transaction fees. There will be a new International Transaction fees coming for 'some' commercial transactions between the EEA and the UK. At the

PayPal Cryptocurrency abilities launched for the UK

PayPal Cryptocurrency services have launched in the UK, giving the ability for customers to to buy, hold and sell cryptocurrency. Choosing from four types of cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and Bitcoin Cash, by accessing your PayPal account via the website or the mobile app, you can

PayPal partners with ADL to fight extremism in the U.S.

PayPal have announced a partnership with ADL (the Anti-Defamation League) that will help fight extremism and hate through the financial industry and across at-risk communities. This is the latest effort by PayPal in combating racism, hate and extremism across its platforms and the industry. Through this

Consumer Spending Habits Post-Covid

Consumer shifts in how and where people buy products evolved significantly during the COVID-19 pandemic, creating new opportunities for retailers to use new channels, fulfilment strategies and payment options, according to the results of a new Consumer Spending survey and report out from BigCommerce and

US PayPal Fee increase coming 2nd August 2021

There's a US PayPal Fee increase coming into effect from the 2nd of August 2021. Whilst the increase in the percentage fee is increasing, what will hurt most for sellers who process low ASP transactions is the increase in the fixed fee from $0.30 to

PayPal launches fraud protection solution for merchants

PayPal have launched a new fraud protection solution, Fraud Protection Advanced which will help merchants identify, investigate, resolve and mitigate fraud in our increasingly complex digital landscape. "This past year saw an exponential growth and reliance on digital commerce as consumer behavior around the world

PayPal Launches Checkout with Crypto in US

Paypal have announced the launch of Checkout with Crypto, a new feature that will expand the utility of cryptocurrency. Available at millions of global online businesses and continuing to expand over the coming months, PayPal customers with cryptocurrency holdings in the U.S. will be able